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dreads

drɛd

verb

anticipate with great apprehension or fear.

Jane was dreading the party

fear,be afraid of,worry about,be anxious about,have forebodings about,feel apprehensive about,be terrified by,cower at,tremble/shudder at,cringe from,shrink from,quail from,flinch from,have cold feet about,be in a blue funk about

noun

great fear or apprehension.

the thought of returning to London filled her with dread

fear,fearfulness,apprehension,trepidation,anxiety,worry,concern,foreboding,disquiet,disquietude,unease,uneasiness,angst,fright,panic,alarm,terror,horror,trembling,shuddering,flinching,the jitters,a blue funk,the heebie-jeebies

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dreading

drɛd

verb

anticipate with great apprehension or fear.

Jane was dreading the party

fear,be afraid of,worry about,be anxious about,have forebodings about,feel apprehensive about,be terrified by,cower at,tremble/shudder at,cringe from,shrink from,quail from,flinch from,have cold feet about,be in a blue funk about

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dread

drɛd

verb

anticipate with great apprehension or fear.

Jane was dreading the party

fear,be afraid of,worry about,be anxious about,have forebodings about,feel apprehensive about,be terrified by,cower at,tremble/shudder at,cringe from,shrink from,quail from,flinch from,have cold feet about,be in a blue funk about

noun

great fear or apprehension.

the thought of returning to London filled her with dread

fear,fearfulness,apprehension,trepidation,anxiety,worry,concern,foreboding,disquiet,disquietude,unease,uneasiness,angst,fright,panic,alarm,terror,horror,trembling,shuddering,flinching,the jitters,a blue funk,the heebie-jeebies

adjective

greatly feared; dreadful.

he was stricken with the dread disease and died

awful,feared,frightening,alarming,terrifying,frightful,terrible,horrible,dreadful,dire,dreaded,awesome

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